20 August 2009

Quote of the Day

The most successful ideological effects are the ones that have no need of words, but only of laissez-faire and complicitous silence.
Pierre Bourdieu, French sociologist 1992, in The Logic of Practice (h/t Gillian Tett)

1 comment:

  1. Complicitous silence? You mean like the silence of all those good, hard working climate scientists you know?